Category: Geophysics


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On the dynamical theory of the rotation of the earth. I. The secular retardation of the core. In: Proceedings of the Cambridge Philosophical Society, Vol. 44, 1948.

By: BONDI, H. & Raymond Arthur LYTTLETON.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Cambridge:, University Press, 1948.: 1948

Seller ID: S3087

255 x 181 mm. Tall 8vo. Pages 345-359. [Entire volume: iv, 604, [2] pp.] Full navy buckram, gilt spine. Blind stamp of the Carnegie Institution of Washington, Mount Wilson Observatory. Fine. "Lyttleton's researches also took him into the realm of geophysics and planetary physics, in particular the structures of the terrestrial group of planets. He was the first to appreciate that the motion of the liquid core of the Earth must be considered on the fullest basis of hydrodynamical theory, and in collaboration with H. Bondi, he conducted extensive mathematical investigations on the effect of... View more info

Once round the Sun; the story of the International Geophysical Year.

By: FRASER, Ronald.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York:, Macmillan, 1958.: 1958

Seller ID: S6414

Second printing. 8vo. 160 pp. Frontis., figs., plates. Gray cloth, gilt spine, dust-jacket; jacket worn. Ownership signature. Very good. View more info

The crust and upper mantle of the Pacific Area; based on the Upper Mantle Project Symposium, Tokyo, August 1966.

By: KNOPOFF, Leon, et al, editors.

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C.:, American Geophysical Union, 1968. International Upper Mantle Project: Scientific Report No. 15.: 1968

Seller ID: S2394

249 x 172 mm. 8vo. xi, 522 pp. Numerous tables and figs; lightly browned. Gilt-stamped navy cloth. Ex library labels removed from front paste-down, rubber stamp. Very good. View more info

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Magnetism of the Earth. Publication 40-1.

By: NELSON, James H.; Louis HURTITZ; David G. KNAPP.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Washington, DC:, US Dept. of Commerce, Coast & Geodetic Survey, 1962.: 1962

Seller ID: S12287

8vo. 79 pp. Dark blue library buckram, gilt, with original printed wrappers bound in. Very good. View more info

Earth, Sea, and Air. A Survey of the Geophysical Sciences.

By: SPAR, Jerome.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Reading:, Addison-Wesley, (1962).: 1962

Seller ID: S7583

Series: Addison-Wesley Series in the Earth Sciences. First edition. 8vo. vii, 152 pp. Figs., bibliog., index. Gray cloth, dust jacket; jacket extremities slightly rubbed, else fine. Ownership rubber stamp of Norman Horowitz, California Institute of Technology. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info